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    Marriage Licenses

    Marriage License


    Informal Marriage*


    Assumed Name Certificates

    One Owner


    Each Additional Owner


    Assumed Name Certificates (each)


    Disposition of Interest (per owner)


    Disposition of Interest Certificates (each)


    Assumed Name Search (per name)


    Copy Fees

    Marriage License: 1st Copy


    Marriage License: Each additional copy (at time of 1st Copy purchase)


    Birth Certificate (each)


    Death Certificate: 1st Copy


    Death Certificate: Each additional copy (at time of 1st Copy purchase)


    Assumed Names (each)
    (plus $5 for certification)


    Military Discharges/DD214s (no charge)





    1. Must be at least 18 years of age
    2. Both parties must appear in person
    3. Must have valid, picture driver’s license, state ID or passport
    4. Know social security number
    5. Must wait 72 hours after license is issued before being married
    6. Must get married within 90 days from day license is issued
    7. The fee is $71 Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover (add 3 percent processing fee for credit card use)


    Copies may be obtained at any one of the courthouse locations listed below. If you are obtaining the copy in person, you will need to know the following information. Additionally, if you are requesting the information by mail you will need to include the following information:

    1. Full Name of Groom

    2. Full Name of the Bride at the time she applied for marriage license

    3. The Year of the Marriage


    Mail in requests should be addressed to:

    Tarrant County Plaza Building

    200 Taylor Street--3rd Floor

    Fort Worth, Texas 76102


    If more information is needed, please contact the County Clerk’s office where you will purchase your marriage license.



    Tarrant County Plaza Building

    200 Taylor Street--3rd Floor

    Fort Worth, TX 76102


    Mansfield Sub-Courthouse

    1100 E. Broad St., Ste. 200

    Mansfield, TX 76063


    Northeast Sub-Courthouse

    201 Harwood Rd., Ste. 124

    Bedford, TX 76021


    Northwest Sub-Courthouse

    6713 Telephone Rd., Ste. 202

    Lake Worth, TX 76135


    Southeast Sub-Courthouse

    700 East Abrams

    Arlington, TX 76010


    Southlake Sub-Courthouse

    1400 Main St., Ste. 140

    Southlake, TX 76092


    Southwest Sub-Courthouse

    6551 Old Granbury Rd.

    Fort Worth, TX 76133



    Poly Sub-Courthouse

    3212 Miller Ave.

    Fort Worth, TX 76105



    This page was last modified on August 18, 2014


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